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Vassiliko Cement Works Public Company Ltd.

Vassiliko Cement Works Public Company Ltd.

Member: Gold
Since: 06.07.2006

1A Kyriakos Matsis Avenue, P.O. Box 22281, CY - 1519 Nicosia, Cyprus

Vassiliko Cement Works “Gold Environmental Protection Award”

04.02.2019 Share

Vassiliko Cement Works was granted with the honorary distinction of “Gold Environmental Protection Award'' for the year 2018, at the competition of Pancyprian Environmental Awards for Organizations and Businesses. 

The awarding ceremony was held at the Presidential Palace, on Tuesday 22nd of January 2019, and the awards were granted by the President of the Republic of Cyprus, Mr. Nikos Anastasiadis. The Pancyprian competition was organized by the Cyprus Center for Environmental Research and Education (CY.C.E.R.E.), in cooperation with the Environment Commissioner’s Office, the Agricultural Faculty of Cyprus University of Technology, the Employers and Industrialists Federation, the Association of Cyprus Tourist Enterprises (ACTE), the Cyprus Organization of Business and Professional Women of Limassol and the Volunteers Network Together Cyprus.

This honorary distinction was received by the Company's Executive Chairman, Mr. Antonios Antoniou. This distinction acts as a confirmation of the environmental actions and activities implemented within and outside the Company's facilities, in the context of its Corporate Social Responsibility Policy. Vassiliko Cement Works’ personnel participated in the actions, in cooperation with the interested parties, such as the communities, the NGOs and other organizations. The main purpose was synergy and sensitization of everyone for a better future.

Vassiliko Cement Works respects and protects the environment, aiming at minimizing its environmental footprint and the negative impact on the environment deriving from its activities. The environmental policy is applied and is constantly monitored at the plant premises, supported by the appropriate management practices.